Mandalay public works trucks to be fitted with GPS tracking

TenderS have been invited for a GPS system to be installed on garbage and sewage trucks in Mandalay city, according to the city development committee. “We provided 50 new vehicles including silt trucks and garbage trucks to the Sanitation Department, and the Road, Bridges and Building Department in the 2017-2018 fiscal year. “We have tested […]

Mandalay to ‘Revise’ Water Rates

Metered water rates in Mandalay will be revised as the City Development Committee (MCDC) is losing more than K3700 million in revenue a year, according to officials. The total cost for the 2016-17 budget year, including factory maintenance, salaries, electricity charges and general expenditure was K5236 million and payments from water meters amounted to K1500 […]

Yangon water supplies to outlast hot season, says YCDC

Yangon has nothing to fear from El Niño, city officials say, despite warnings that the weather phenomenon will bring drought to many parts of the country. Thanks to advance planning, the reservoirs that supply the city’s drinking water are 15 centimetres (6 inches) higher than they were this time last year, they say. U Myo […]